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Saturday, February 13

Win Tix: “Heartless” A Tribute to Heart | Historic BAL Theatre
Saturday, February 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Historic BAL Theatre
Until now, you always got by on your own. You never really cared, until you met Heartless. This amazing collection of singers and musicians embody the passion and power that was the 1970s phenomena Heart. They carry on their pump ballad tradition, bringing their sound ...
13th Annual Big Lebowski Party: Live Show, Costumes & Mini-Bowling | SF
Saturday, February 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $15 | Brava Theater
13th Annual Big Lebowski Party: Live Show, Costumes & Mini-Bowling | SF
The 2016 Big Lebowski Party gets a reboot as they move into the Brava Theater for a live, on-stage show featuring a shadow cast while the film plays on screen. 13th Annual Big Lebowski Party Saturday, February 13, 2016 | 8 pm Brava Theater, 2781 24th St, San Francisco $15 Preformed by the ...

Win Tix: 13th Annual Big Lebowski Party | Brava Theater
Saturday, February 13 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Brava Theater
If you abide by everything the dude abides, throw on your best (or worst) robe and head on down to the Brava Theater for the 13th annual Big Lebowski Party. Play mini bowling, drink White Russians till’ you really think you are the walrus, and ...

Sunday, February 14

Magnolia Bloom Peak: Breathtaking Valentine’s Walk | SF Botanical Garden
Magnolia Bloom Peak: Breathtaking Valentine's Walk | SF Botanical Garden

One of San Francisco’s most breathtaking natural marvels, the annual bloom of nearly 100 rare and historic magnolias returns to the SF Botanical Garden with free tours at 2 pm every Saturday from January 9–March 26, 2016. Velvety silver buds on the often bare branches of ...

Valentine’s Tulipmania 2016: Free Guided Tours | Pier 39
Sunday, February 14 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Valentine's Tulipmania 2016: Free Guided Tours | Pier 39

Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2016 February 13-21, 2016 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...

Sweatin’ to the ’80s: Throwback Outdoor Fitness Class | SF
Sunday, February 14 – 10:30 am | Cost: $1*
*Donation based, but an RSVP is required. 18 & up.
| Secret Location (SF)
Sweatin' to the '80s: Throwback Outdoor Fitness Class | SF
Please note, this class is now on Second Sundays.
Free Cup of Chai for Valentines | SF
Free Cup of Chai for Valentines | SF
Kasa Indian Eatery is spreading the love on Valentines Day with a free cup of San Francisco’s Best Chai for all Valentines Day singles, couples (and polygamous). This event will be happening simultaneously on both of their branches in Castro & Polk St. Drop by and ...
Win Tix: Wonder Dog Rescue’s Valentine’s Day Celebration | SF
Sunday, February 14 – 2:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Alley Cat Books
Bring your best friend or man’s best friend to a night of art, movement, and charity. At Sweethearts Dance, Luck of the Draw you’ll get the chance to win awesome art, learn a new dance (complete with follow along instructions), eat good food, drink good ...
Valentine’s Day Amphibian Walk & Happy Hour: Drinks & Nature Trivia Night | Berkeley
Sunday, February 14 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$10-20 suggested donation.
| Grizzly Bar and Grill
Valentine's Day Amphibian Walk & Happy Hour: Drinks & Nature Trivia Night | Berkeley
California Center for Natural History and East Bay Regional Parks are teaming up to bring you a Valentine’s Day treat – nature walk meets happy hour. Join them for an evening tour of Wildcat Creek’s amorous amphibians, then mingle with fellow nature lovers at the Grizzly Bar ...
Pillow Fight 2016 | San Francisco
Sunday, February 14 – 5:50 pm | Cost: FREE | Justin Herman Plaza
Pillow Fight 2016 | San Francisco
Feathers will fly at this fun, flash-mob type event which takes place annually on Valentine’s Day. It’s Pillow Fight. In the past, nearly 1,000 San Franciscans descended on Justin Herman Plaza with feather-stuffed pillows to run Braveheart-like at full speed at one another to lovingly beat ...
Win Tix: VIP Valentine’s Day Package: Dinner, Uber & a Show | SF
Sunday, February 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | All Over San Francisco
Win an epic VIP Valentine’s Day date night in San Francisco worth $400. RushTix will be your personal Cupid Concierge and plan out an awesome romantic night. You could win a swanky dinner for two (courtesy of Reserve), and then an Uber to a night at the theater to ...
Win Tix: Valentine’s Night Concert “Sophie B Hawkins” | The Chapel
Sunday, February 14 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
The Chapel has your hook up to a great Valentine’s Day. Singer/songwriter Sophie B Hawkins has been pleasing listeners for years with her moving, emotion-driven ballads. Now she is back with a new album and songs full of all the feels. She knows how to captivate ...

Tuesday, February 16

Tulipmania 2016: Free Guided Tours | Pier 39
Tuesday, February 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Tulipmania 2016: Free Guided Tours | Pier 39

Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2016 February 13-21, 2016 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...

Wednesday, February 17

“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula
Wednesday, February 17 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | 7 Mile Sports Bar & Grill
“Roots, Rum & Reggae” Live Reggae Night | Peninsula

The Historic 7 Mile House will be hosts a weekly Wednesday reggae night appropriately called “Roots Rum & Reggae”, and will feature the Bay Area’s best reggae bands on a rotating schedule. Check out the 7 Mile House calendar for details on this week’s band. ...

Thursday, February 18

Win Tix: Noise Pop 2016 Music Festival Badge | SF
Thursday, February 18 – All Day | Cost: WIN*
*General Music Badge is $175
| All Over San Francisco
Get hooked up with an epic Noise Pop 2016 General Badge which gives you access to all general admission (non-seated) concerts, happy hours Noise Pop HQ and other events during the festival which runs February 19-28, 2016. > Check out the awesome Noise Pop concert lineup for 2016. The ...
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa
Thursday, February 18 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
YBCA:ConVerge Monthly Art Gathering | SoMa

The YBCA:ConVerge series is a free monthly public gathering featuring creative and generative social art practices. Community and innovative multi- and inter-disciplinary arts practices come together in the YBCA’s Grand Lobby and Room for Big Ideas with art, live music and curated performances in an interactive, ...

Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa
Yerba Buena Gallery Crawl: Third Thursdays | SoMa

Yerba Buena Third Thursdays is a monthly outing of art, performance, music, and drinks in the Yerba Buena neighborhood in the heart of downtown San Francisco, between 2nd and 5th Street, and Market and Harrison Street. Free, but an RSVP is recommended to save time ...

Live Gypsy Jazz Music: Barrio Manouche on Sinner’s Hour | SF
Thursday, February 18 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Chapel
Live Gypsy Jazz Music: Barrio Manouche on Sinner's Hour | SF
Sinner’s Hour is their new Happy Hour in The Vestry at The Chapel. Join them every Tuesday through Friday from 5:00pm to 7:00pm for $9 Specialty Cocktails (usually $12) and their sinfully delicious “good vs. evil” Sinner’s Hour menu. Plus Live Music on Thursdays during Sinner’s ...
Drop-in Steam Night: Free Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF
Thursday, February 18 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Southern Exposure
Drop-in Steam Night: Free Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF

Steam Work is Michael Parker’s first solo exhibition north of Los Angeles. At its core is Steam Egg 2, a mirrored sculpture housing a fully-functioning sauna. Steam Egg 2 is accompanied by suspended cascading cold rinse pools, wet and messy seating, and redwood and ceramic ...

Noise Pop NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, February 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*21+ event, ID required for entry.
| California Academy of Sciences
Noise Pop NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Kick off Noise Pop 2016 with a live performance by indie rockers Gardens & Villa as they serenade science lovers with their SoCal inspired pop. Plus, opening act Charlie Hilton (of the band Blouse) will perform pop-infused tracks off her new solo debut. Get into the groove ...

Friday, February 19

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Dist. & Castro Residents
Friday, February 19 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Dist. & Castro Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

San Jose Bike Party
Friday, February 19 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret San Jose Location
San Jose Bike Party

San Jose Bike Party is a place to ride bikes, make friends, and have a good time every third Friday of each month at 8 pm. San Jose is the largest city in Northern California, but they are hidden in the suburban sprawl. It’s time ...

Last Chance: All 5 Bright Planets Visible Simultaneously | The Night Sky
Friday, February 19 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | Everywhere
Last Chance: All 5 Bright Planets Visible Simultaneously | The Night Sky

If you’ve been waiting for the stars to align, you’re in luck! Well, it’s actually the planets that have aligned, but no matter. All five bright planets will appear together in the morning sky from about January 20 to February 20, 2016.  Keep in mind – ...

Saturday, February 20

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission & Bernal Heights Residents
Saturday, February 20 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission & Bernal Heights Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

“Swap-O-Rama-Rama” DIY Workshop & Clothing Swap | Oakland
Saturday, February 20 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | American Steel Studios

Swap-O-Rama-Rama is a nonprofit community clothing swap with a do-it-yourself workshop in which attendees explore the process of reuse and collective creativity together. Every third Saturday of the month (except for May when they’re at the Maker Faire), they host a meetup where they encourage beginners to experts alike to ...

Steam & Sound Night: DJs & Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF
Saturday, February 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required for Steam and Sound Saturday nights.
| Southern Exposure
Steam & Sound Night: DJs & Sauna Inside a Giant Mirrored Egg | SF

Steam Work is Michael Parker’s first solo exhibition north of Los Angeles. At its core is Steam Egg 2, a mirrored sculpture housing a fully-functioning sauna. Steam Egg 2 is accompanied by suspended cascading cold rinse pools, wet and messy seating, and redwood and ceramic ...

2016 Chinese New Year Parade: Floats, Acrobatics & Firecrackers | SF
Saturday, February 20 – 5:15 pm | Cost: FREE | Chinatown
2016 Chinese New Year Parade: Floats, Acrobatics & Firecrackers | SF
Named one of the world’s top ten parades, the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco is the largest celebration of its kind outside of Asia. Typically over 100 groups will participate in the parade and many of the floats and specialty groups will be featuring ...
“Critical Hit” Comedy Show, Free Pizza & Free Candy | Oakland
Saturday, February 20 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*Admission is $5, and you'll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy
| It's Your Move Game Store

The boys of Critical Hit bring stand-up comedy to Oakland’s It’s Your Move game store for monthly shows happening every first Saturday and third of the month. Admission is $5, and you’ll enjoy some free pizza, free candy, and of course, comedy from some of ...

Sunday, February 21

California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Dist. & Haight Residents
Sunday, February 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Proof of neighborhood residency required
| California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences | Free Day for Mission Dist. & Haight Residents

Each San Francisco neighborhood (defined by zipcode) can visit the California Academy of Sciences for free over a three-day weekend (Friday, Saturday, or Sunday) in the spring and fall of each year. So that means as long as you have a driver’s license or other proof ...

Tulipmania 2016: Final Day | Pier 39
Sunday, February 21 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Tulipmania 2016: Final Day | Pier 39

Experience botanical bliss as Pier 39 comes alive with the vibrant colors of more than 39,000 blooming tulips and seasonal garden favorites during the annual Tulipmania flower festival. Tulipmania 2016 February 13-21, 2016 – Daily guided tours at 10 am Pier 39, San Francisco FREE Enjoy ...